Duke Energy Ohio

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About Duke Energy Ohio

Duke Energy Ohio is an investor owned entity. The largest county served by Duke Energy Ohio is Hamilton County, but the company also operates in in 9 counties in the state of Ohio. At the moment, 296,837 consumers receive their electricity from the company. These customers are a mix of 416 industrial properties, 22,128 commercial customers and 274,293 residential customer accounts. The average residential electricity rate for consumers of Duke Energy Ohio is roughly 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour. This is 19.39% less than the national average price of 14.11 cents, which ranks the provider 1104th best for average electricity rate out of 2923 suppliers in the United States. In 2020 they had sales to end users totaling 3,717,398.96 megawatt hours and wholesale sales to other electricity providers of 3,717,398.96 megawatt hours. The electricity sourced by the company is made up of multiple sources including megawatt hours they produce and supplementary megawatt hours purchased via the wholesale market. Of the total electricity sourced by the company, these two categories make up 13.85% and 86.15%, respectively. The revenue for the company for 2020 from electricity sales was $1,103,296,900, with 36.50% coming from retail sales to end users and 8.45% from wholesale electricity sales.

The US average monthly residential power bill is $125.95, while the Duke Energy Ohio average is 13.83% below at $108.53 per month. Duke Energy Ohio is ranked as the 120th highest electricity producer out of 3509 suppliers in the country. The company generates a total of 10,386,878.71 megawatt hours from coal use, which ranks them the 42nd highest generator out of 3509 companies in the United States The provider generates 10,404,185 megawatt hours from non-renewable fuel sources per year.

Duke Energy Ohio Net Metering

Net metering is accessible to customers of Duke Energy Ohio. Installation of solar panels and other electricity sources is often too expensive for residents. Net metering allows purchasers of these electricity sources to sell unused electricity back to the provider, making the installation of these alternative sources financially possible.

Energy Loss

Duke Energy Ohio recently reported an annual loss of about 2.21% of the electricity that they produce. Loss of electricity due to heat dissipation during electricity transmission and other causes is part of operating in the electricity production industry and companies must report these losses to government agencies who track electricity infrastructure efficiencies. The state average for energy loss is 2.74% and the United States average is 2.76%. This gives Duke Energy Ohio a ranking of 22nd best out of 167 electricity suppliers in the state and 217th best out of 3509 suppliers in the US.

Duke Energy Ohio Rate & Electric Bills

Duke Energy Ohio residential electric rates are highest in January and the highest average bill is in December.

Historical Electricity Rates:

Price Per kWhAverage Bill$0.122/kWh$0.103/kWh$144.79/mo.$75.87/mo.
1104th11.37¢Duke Energy Ohio's Average residential price per kWh
1365th$108.53Average monthly electricity bill for Duke Energy Ohio's residential customers

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Energy Loss

Duke Energy Ohio's energy loss due to business operations.


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Duke Energy Ohio Energy Makeup

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Duke Energy Ohio State Coverage

StateCustomersSales ($)State Rank Based On Revenue% of Provider's Residential Sales in State

Duke Energy Ohio County Coverage

CountyPopulationProvidersAvg. County Rate (¢)Avg. Electric Bill
Brown County43,6766714.32$125.98/mo
Butler County390,3576513.95$123.84/mo
Clermont County208,6016413.98$123.00/mo
Clinton County42,0186311.98$103.67/mo
Hamilton County830,6396313.98$123.07/mo
Highland County43,3176615.15$132.75/mo
Montgomery County537,3096311.83$102.17/mo
Pike County27,0885915.64$136.81/mo
Warren County242,3376413.42$117.63/mo

Power Plants Owned by Duke Energy Ohio

PlantCity/CountyStatePrimary Fuel TypeProduction (MWh)Emission (kg)Emissions/MWhToxic Chemical ReleaseClosing Date
Madison IN Coal 5,530,1025,545,640,320.751,002.81
Gallia County OH Coal 4,874,0834,768,479,730.87978.33
Clermont County OH Distillate Fuel Oil -416

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Cities Duke Energy Ohio Has Coverage

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Duke Energy Ohio FAQ:

How many power plants are owned by or associated with Duke Energy Ohio?

There are 3 power plants associated with or owned by Duke Energy Ohio.

What percentage of Duke Energy Ohio's electricity is produced using renewable fuel types?

Duke Energy Ohio produces 0% of their electricity using renewable fuel sources.

How much is the average bundled bill for Duke Energy Ohio customers each month?

Customers of Duke Energy Ohio pay, on average, a monthly bundled bill of $108.53.

Who is the CEO of Duke Energy Ohio?

Duke Energy Ohio's current CEO is Lynn Good.

How many counties does Duke Energy Ohio supply electricity in?

Duke Energy Ohio supplies electricity in 9 counties.

Does Duke Energy Ohio have a parent company?

Duke Energy Ohio is a subsidiary of Duke Energy.

What cities does Duke Energy Ohio have customers in in?

Duke Energy Ohio serves 137 cities throughout the United States including Ohio.

What is the average bundled electricity rate for Duke Energy Ohio customers?

Consumers of Duke Energy Ohio, on average, have an electricity bundled rate 11.37 cents per kilowatt hour (¢/kWh).

What is the phone number for Duke Energy Ohio?

The Duke Energy Ohio phone number is (800) 544-6900.

Does Duke Energy Ohio have any subsidiary companies?

Ohio Valley Electric Corporation is owned by Duke Energy Ohio.

What percentage of Duke Energy Ohio's electricity is generated using nonrenewable fuel types?

Electric generation facilities owned by or associated with Duke Energy Ohio produce 100.00% of their electricity using nonrenewable fuel types.

Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2022-08-09